Fire & Emergency New Zealand

Approved alternative solutions

Some specific types of buildings need considerations that makes them fall outside the scope of normal alternative solutions for the fire safety design.

The following type of buildings are examples that have an approved alternative solution developed, to meet additional requirements outlined.

  • Fire stations
    Responsible agency: Fire and Emergency New Zealand
  • Prisons
    Responsible agency: Department of Corrections
  • Schools (additional requirements on top of the building code)
    Responsible agency: Ministry of Education